Dr. Neeti Bathia is a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician who specializes in the diagnosis and management of spine problems and other musculoskeletal complaints. She received her B.S. in Biology, magna cum laude, from Duke University and her medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College. She completed her residency training at the Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation and her fellowship in sports medicine and interventional spine procedures at The Hospital for Special Surgery. She has been practicing medicine in the Bay Area since 2011.
Dr. Bathia’s clinical expertise includes fluoroscopically guided cervical, thoracic and lumbar epidural injections, facet joint injections, sacroiliac joint injections, and medial branch ablations. She is one of the few physicians in the area that performs fluoroscopy guided basivertebral nerve ablations. She is also skilled in ultrasound guidance for joint and soft tissue injections, and she has a particular clinical interest in treating pregnant and postpartum women with back and hip pain and people who run frequently. She is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation and in sports medicine.
Dr. Bathia also serves as a Qualified Medical Examiner for the state of California.
Dr. Bathia currently treats patients in our San Mateo and San Francisco offices.